The Big Christmas Bake – Fiona Barker

Published By: QuartoPages: 32Released On: 04/10/2022 Starting with the partridge and its gift of dried fruit, this rhyming story includes all of the familiar characters from the song as they all contribute to the baking of the magnificent Twelfth Night cake. At the end of the story, there is a recipe included to bake your own cake at home,Continue reading “The Big Christmas Bake – Fiona Barker”

Snowflakes Over Primrose Woods – Jill Steeples

Published By: BoldwoodPages: 268Released On: 04/10/2022 Abbey Carter, her boyfriend Sam and their trusty canine companion Lady, relish living in the picturesque village of Wishwell at the edge of their beloved Primrose Woods.  The woods and the country park are full of activity as the festive season approaches. Lizzie Baker is flat out at the Treetops café,Continue reading “Snowflakes Over Primrose Woods – Jill Steeples”

The Grumpus: And His Dastardly, Dreadful Christmas Plan – Alex T. Smith

Published By: Pan MacmillanPages: 176Released On: 29/09/2022 Do you know about The Grumpus? And his Dastardly, Dreadful Christmas Plan? And about the Awful Thing that happened at the North Pole on Christmas Eve? Perhaps I should tell you about it . . This heartwarming story follows the adventures of an unlikely hero as he journeysContinue reading “The Grumpus: And His Dastardly, Dreadful Christmas Plan – Alex T. Smith”

Christmas at the Highland Flower Shop – Lucy Coleman

Published By: EmblaPages: 340Released On: 20/09/2022 Four months. One impossible task. It’s time to save Christmas. Bella Reed has worked at The Highland Flower Shop ever since she left college and now her Aunt Jane has handed the keys and the lease over to her. With the business under her reign, Bella is ready toContinue reading “Christmas at the Highland Flower Shop – Lucy Coleman”

Christmas Miracles at Hedgehog Hollow – Jessica Redland

Published By: BoldwoodPages: 405Released On: 06/09/2022 It should be the most wonderful time of the year for Samantha and Josh as they prepare for the arrival of their first baby. But life at Hedgehog Hollow rarely goes to plan and the pair are faced with adversaries, old and new, and unexpected challenges to overcome. Fizz’sContinue reading “Christmas Miracles at Hedgehog Hollow – Jessica Redland”

Christmas at the Borrow a Bookshop – Kiley Dunbar

Published By: HeraPages: 292Released On: 01/09/2022 With just two weeks until Christmas, everything in Clove Lore should be perfect. But the latest holidaymaker to the Borrow a Bookshop is feeling far from festive… Icelandic ex-bookseller Magnús Sturluson might be surrounded by love stories in the Bookshop, but he’s nursing a sadness that not even fictionContinue reading “Christmas at the Borrow a Bookshop – Kiley Dunbar”

The Recipe For Hope – Fiona Valpy

Published By: Lake UnionPages: 205Released On: 01/09/2022 Evie’s running away: from her soon-to-be ex-husband’s shiny new life, from the devastating loss of her baby last year, from a memory-filled London and, most particularly, from Christmas. A remote cottage in the South of France seems like the perfect peaceful place to soothe her sorrows. But theContinue reading “The Recipe For Hope – Fiona Valpy”

Snowflakes Over Halesmere House – Suzanne Snow

Published By: CaneloPages: 292Released On: 18/08/2022 After years of living in the past, Ella is ready to start building a future. The perfect opportunity presents itself when she is offered a short-term role at Halesmere House in the Lake District, and tasked with kick-starting its artists’ residence. She can’t wait to start and explore a new career in anContinue reading “Snowflakes Over Halesmere House – Suzanne Snow”

Maybe This Christmas? – Jill Steeples

Published By: BoldwoodPages: 242Released On: 23/08/2022 When Beth Brown loses her job and her boyfriend in the space of twenty-four hours, she thinks life can’t get any worse. That’s until she finds herself in the depths of the English countryside working for chef, Rocco di Castri. Not only does she have to deal with hisContinue reading “Maybe This Christmas? – Jill Steeples”

Father Christmas and Me – Matt Haig

Published By: CanongatePages: 290Released On: 12/10/2017 It isn’t always easy, growing up as a human in Elfhelm, even if your adoptive parents are the newly married Father Christmas and Mary Christmas. For one thing, Elf School can be annoying when you have to sing Christmas songs everyday – even in July – and when youContinue reading “Father Christmas and Me – Matt Haig”